Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah while talking to the media during his surprise visit to different construction sites in the city said that 20 different schemes including Manzil Pump flyover, University Road, Tariq Road, Mosmiyat Road, Hub River Road, Drig Road underpass, bridge at Intersection of Sunset Boulevard and others have been completed at the cost of Rs 16.587 billion under the Karachi Package.
The chief minister said that he has launched seven new schemes in the city with an estimated cost of Rs 1714.340 million. He said that the government does not care who the residents had voted for because the govt is now committed to providing basic rights to the people of Karachi
Some of the newly launched schemes are Rs 248.340 million rehabilitation of I.I Chundrigar road, Rs 260 million rehabilitation/providing of fixing gantries, sign boards, indication boards, along Ibne Sina Road from Liaquatabad No 10 to Shershah Rs 190 million scheme of providing and fixing traffic signal, Gantries, sign boards, indication boards and beautification of University Road from M.A Jinnah Road to Peoples Chowrangi.
He informed the media that progress regarding the Blue Line BRTs project has slowed down because the interested private party has withdrawn from the project but he is making sure that Yellow Line and Red Line BRTs are approved by ECNEC